Managing the behavior of Care recipient (cr) who behaves in an inappropriately sexual way in public should be done with respect for cr’s dignity

Try: #manage self-exposure without embarrassing yelling at or overreacting to the cr’s behavior if a specific incident occurs lead or direct the cr to a less public place for example a restroom coatroom or empty room if you need to ask a person in authority for help and explain that the cr’s behavior is part of a disability #prevent a cr from repeating self-exposure or masturbation in public by dressing the cr in jumpsuits made specifically for this problem the jumpsuits which look like two-piece jogging suits are really one-piece suits that open only in the back they can be ordered through geriatric or developmental disability clothing catalogs and are available online staff at local home health care agencies serving seniors or long-term heath care facilities serving people with dementia may have geriatric clothing catalogs on hand

Materials: Jumpsuits designed to reduce self-exposure

Categories: Sexuality Intimacy, Gender, Male, Female, Needs Some Assistance, Independence, Some Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Somewhat Aware, Unaware

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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